Jan 7th, 2010

Saygus has announced the VPhone – it’s Android flavored video conferencing phone that can do 2 way video conferencing on 3G and even Edge networks.. without tearing up bandwidth.  It’s a sleek looking phone, that’s for sure.


(full size high resolution pictures on their site)

Some of the features listed:

  • Smartphone/PDA/Handset PIMS (Personal Information Management System) i.e. Day Timer, Calendar, Address Book, Remote Save, etc.
  • USB Sync Compatibility to PC
  • Voice Recorder
  • External Speaker
  • GPS
  • Full Color LCD WVGA Touch Screen
  • 2 way video calling
  • Android OS (Operating System) Offering Scores of New Applications
  • Saygus Propietary Real-Time, Two-Way Mobile Video Calling Software – 24 to 30 Frames Per Second (Movies Standards are 24 FPS)
  • USB Host Port (Others have Client Port Only)
  • Modem Port (USB Modem Capable)
  • WiFi 802.11b/g
  • Bluetooth v2.0 + EDR
  • Stereo Bluetooth (A2DP)
  • Multi Media Player
  • GPS – Global Position Satellite System Capable

Saygus says they plan on staying ahead of the competition and are already planning more features for future models. Complete specs of this device are listed as follows:

Processor Marvell PXA 310, 624MHz
Operating System Android
Flash: 512 MB
Mass Storage up to 16GB SDHC
Dimensions (LxWxT)
116.5 mm x 59.5 mm x 20.3 mm
(4.58 in x 2.34 in x 0.79 in)
3.5-inch capacitive touch-sensitive screen
800 x 480 (WVGA) resolution
Network CDMA2000 EV-DO REV A
Productivity Applications
Video Calling, Document viewer, File System Explorer, Web Browser, Calculator, Email, Instant Messenger, Image Browser, Voice Recording, Alarm, Calendar, etc.
Keyboard Slide-out 4-row QWERTY keyboard
Connectivity WiFi 802.11b/g (MicroAP, Infrastructure, Ad-Hoc)
Bluetooth v2.0+EDR
Stereo Bluetooth (A2DP)
CDMA 800 Mhz – 1900 Mhz
Camera 5 MP main camera with auto focus and flash
VGA forward facing camera
Audio Built-in microphone and speaker
Audio formats MP3, MIDI, AAC, AAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB
Video formats MPEG2, MPEG4, H.263, H.264
Battery Rechargeable Lithium-Polymer battery
Capacity: 1500 mAh
Talk time up to 7 hours
Standby time up to 250 hours
Music playback time up to 8 hours
Video-talk time up to 4 hours
Expansion Slot MicroSD™ memory card supports current 16GB and 32GB when available
Special Features Video Telephony – Two-Way Video Calling
GPS / A-GPS E911
3D Accelerometer (G-sensor)
Digital Compass
USB 2.0 OTG / USB Mass Storage / USB Charging
FM Radio

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